High Country Stone



Marble, Quartz,

Soapstone, Vetrazzo,


Full Slabs on site!


6489 Old 421 S,

Deep Gap, NC

We Have Moved

Burnsville Chevy-Buick has

relocated to Spruce Pine


All 3 brands under one roof

- Same great Sales and Service

- Certified GM Sales,

Parts, & Service


Call, visit, or go online today




5 Reasons to Bring Your

Business to Watauga County


1. Location-Location-Location!

2.  Education Focus

3. Culture of Entrepreneurship

& Creativity

4. Outstanding Quality of Life

5. Hub of Northwestern NC


Watauga County Office of

Economic Development 

Above and Beyond


 Stay 6 nights get 7th night free. 



 "Music City Christmas"


Jason Coleman & Meagan Taylor


Saturday, December 14

Showtime • 7:00 PM


Heritage Hall Theatre

Mountain City, TN


Online tickets available at:

heritagehalltheatre org/tickets


Make Text Larger Make Text Smaller Switch Fonts Email This Page Click Here For A Printable Version
Station Sponsor

Media Sponsors
Current Conditions

Temp: 36.4°F
Printer Friendly View
Morganton , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Friday, December 13, 2019 at 6:41AM

Icy Start

We'll see an icy start this morning as light freezing rain and a little bit of sleet continue through mid morning. Temperatures should warm up above freezing for most locations by mid morning leaving us with a cold rain for the remainder of the day. Periods of rain will continue overnight into tomorrow morning but temperatures will not drop much at all tonight so no worries about ice accumulation. We dry out Saturday afternoon and Sunday looks like a nice day with sunshine and near average temperatures. We have more rain moving in for Monday night and Tuesday morning but the temperatures will be mild. The air turns sharply colder middle of the week.

Give the gift that keeps giving all year long, the 2020 Blue Ridge Parkway Calendar presented by RaysWeather.comĀ  Visit one of these fine retailers around western North Carolina to pick up a copy. Or purchase online anytime at RaysMarketplace.Com.


Hi: 39 Lo: 36

Cloudy; AM freezing rain changing to a cold rain; Light NE wind

Hi: 55 Lo: 33

Mostly cloudy; A few morning showers; Milder; Light wind

Hi: 55 Lo: 36

Scattered clouds; Seasonably pleasant; More clouds Sunday night; Light NW wind

Hi: 58 Lo: 46

Mostly cloudy; Rain developing Monday afternoon; Rain continues Monday night

Hi: 56 Lo: 27

Mainly cloudy; Showers through early afternoon; Turns colder and breezy

Further Out

Wednesday - Mostly sunny; Seasonably cool; High in the lower 40s; Low in the lower 20s
Thursday - Mostly sunny; High in the upper 40s; Low in the upper 20s

Forecast Discussion

A low along the northern Gulf coast states will continue to move north bringing western NC rain through the day. Low level temperatures are cold enough for a little bit of ice accumulation this morning with some sleet and rain that freezes on contact. Temperatures will steadily rise through the day and by mid morning, just about all of the icing should be over with.

Rain will continue through tomorrow morning as a new low develops along the mid-Atlantic coast and moves north. The rain and clouds will begin to dissipate Saturday afternoon as a cold front moves through early Sunday morning. We get a bit of a respite Sunday as another low develops over the Southeast and moves northeast through the Ohio valley Monday. That system will bring us more rain Monday evening through Tuesday morning and mild temperatures until a cold front moves through Tuesday morning. The air behind this front is quite cold so expect a sharp cool down Tuesday evening and below average temperatures for mid to late week.


Using information from RaysWeather.Com

First, all data and forecasts on RaysWeather.Com are the intellectual property of RaysWeather.com, Inc. Here is our usage policy regarding rebroadcast or redistribution of any information from our site...

"The reader is not permitted to reproduce, retransmit, redistribute any weather data, forecasts, analysis, image, or any other product from this site to any other person or entity, in any format by any means. All information, data, and images contained on any page of this site are copyrighted by RaysWeather.Com, Inc. (unless otherwise noted) and is the property of RaysWeather.Com, Inc. Information, data, and images from this site may not be archived or stored for future use. Exceptions to this condition of use may only be made by express, written permission of RaysWeather.Com." See our Terms and Conditions page.

In short, if you do not have a written agreement with us to do so, you do not have permission to republish any information found on this site. If you work for a media entity (TV, radio, website, newspaper, etc.) and wish to republish information from this site, please contact us at raysweather.com or call our offices at 828.264.2030.